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Fox Flannel Prince of Wales Cap

Fox Brothers black and white Prince of Wales Check flannel is used for this traditionally made full cut cap, suitable for both town and country. A design famously favoured by Edward VII and his son the Duke of Windsor; it is associated with nattily dressed men, and women, throughout the 20th century. 

Woven by Fox Brothers, who are officially credited as the original creators of flannel, in its historic West of England mill. The Merchant Fox handmade caps are cut and crafted by renowned hatters Christys’ & Co, est. 1773.

Each cap is hand made in England using traditional techniques.

Size:      

6 7/8" to 7 1/2"
(56 to 61cm)

Features:

  • 100% pure wool
  • Satin lined
  • Hand made
  • Popper on the peak

Established in 1773, Christys' Hats have a long tradition of providing quality handcrafted hats and caps that has continued through six generations from their same location in England. Each cap is moulded onto shaped 'lasts' using age-old techniques that are becoming rare in the UK.

The pure wool Prince of Waled Check used for these caps is one of the most recognised checks world over. Woven by Fox Brothers & Co Ltd. Established in 1772, Fox has a rich history of producing fine woollen and worsted cloths in Somerset and some of the people involved in the weaving of this extraordinary cloth are the fourth generation of their family to work for Fox Brothers.
 
Delivery will be made next day on all orders placed before 12 noon, if item is in stock. Delivery time and shipping cost will vary if abroad. Every effort will be made to ship before the stated delivery where possible. We will advise you of the delivery date.

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Price £110.00 incl VAT

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